Tricor plc is an investment company focusing on natural resources related investments in Asia, where the Company has access to resources and international markets. The Company focuses on sand and iron sand development and production projects in the Philippines. Tricor Environmental Pte Ltd (TEPL) is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company. TEPL is developing a portfolio of sand mining operations in South East Asia, with the first two projects in the Philippines. In December 2013, the Company announced that its subsidiary Tricor Minerals Pte Ltd has completed the construction of its new iron sand plant.